Pendant bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 415

Dimensions

0.6 x 1.15 cm (1/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-133g

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

White pendant bead, taper bored. Pierced at top for suspension.

Provenance

From Beg. West 415. 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition